Cost: $21.95 (Clearance price: $15.40)
Grape: Carignan, Syrah
Category: Red Wine
Location: LCBO Vintages
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Celler Masboig
Alcohol: 14.5% Alcohol/Vol.
Fruity with spice & easy drinking
Description: Dark ruby in colour with a medium+ intense nose. This wine features cedar, black cherry, blackberry, blueberry, all spice, leather, black & white pepper and violets on the nose. Medium+ body with good acidity and a long length.
Negatives: A touch hot from the 14.5% alcohol
Interesting Note: I like the minimalist black label.
Drink now or in the next 7-10 of years on its own or pair it with Braised Pork Chops with Cherry Sauce.
Tasted: 28 September 2017
Best Buy at Clearance Price
Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 8.5+/10 (Clearance price: 9.5/10) Total: 17.5/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5+